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San Felipe 21850, San Felipe 21850, Mexico
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El Cortez
Ranked #6 of 17 Hotels in San Felipe
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Rosarito, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The casitas are modest and on the beach, did not stay in the regular rooms. We have stayed there 3 times and always request a casita. The beach and palapas are great. The Resturant is very good and located on the water. The bar and pool area are very good also and are expectations are generally met. We will stay... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

They charge you like a HILTON but it’s 10 times worse than Motel 6 We stayed at the Suite with Kitchen and it was very uncomfortable The Stove was so old that hardly work, only 2 out of 4 burners worked. No kitchen utensils to cook a decent meal, that’s the minimum you expect. Beach is good, but bring your... More

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Santee, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed in this hotel about two years ago. At that time we felt that the room was adequate; but, the service in both the bar and the restaurant made up for the quality of the room. So, when we visited on July 19th, we had some anticipation of what to expect. The room was, again, adequate. However, the bar... More

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Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

El Cortez is located right next to the beach, and one can wander from one's room to the beach crossing the hotel property. The sun rise is superb! Reminded me of Hawaii. The Sea of Cortez has its own peaceful charm also. The room was quite spacious and clean, but relatively sparsely furnished. Our room was located on the second... More

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SUN CITY, CA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

It was my spring break from school. (I am a teacher) My husband and I drove to San Felipe. We had not been to San Felipe for about 10 years and the last time we went there, the road was so bad that we had to have our motorhome worked on for loose nuts and bolts. Well we heard that... More

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San Marcos, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The first time I stayed here was in 1989 and have stayed there a handful of times recently. The location on the sand is the best thing about the El Cortez! Customer service and cleanliness of the rooms is not the greatest but sunrise on the beach dissolves all stress!

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Quebec City, Canada
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72 reviews 72 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The hotel is on the beach and the room was pretty big but other then that, it's not worth the price ! I would at least think they include a breakfast... no. - First they lost our reservation (we wrote and didn't get confirmation so we called and reserved... no trace of anything), then the receptionist was not welcoming at... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I took the bus from San Luis Rio Colorado to San Felipe (via Mexicali). When I arrived at San Felipe on the bus there were taxis waiting. Awesome! My check-in at the El Cortez was quick and friendly and after putting my bags in my room I went to the restaurant for lunch. The menu was large and my order... More

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New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Don't expect a luxury hotel room here. In fact, you might be skeptical about the bed and bathroom when you get here, but there is working air conditioning, and the beach is literally outside the door! The restaurant is mediocre, but there is wireless internet available in the restaurant.

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zug
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We were two guys on a motorbike travel around the world and spent one night in el cortez in san felipe. We went for dinner at around 6 pm. When we came back one hour later the window was broken (see images) and pretty much all our electronic equipment was stolen including two notebooks. There were night guards and other... More

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Additional Information about El Cortez

Address: San Felipe 21850, San Felipe 21850, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Norte > San Felipe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 109
Also Known As:
El Cortez Hotel San Felipe

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